Robbie Brenner

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Robbie Brenner is an American film executive, a partner at The Firm and the president of its film division. She was the president of production at Relativity Media from September 2011 until August 2015.[1][2][3][4][5] Before joining Relativity in 2009, Brenner produced Machine Gun Preacher starring Gerard Butler and directed by Marc Forster.[6][7]

Brenner attended New York University Film School and subsequently worked at Miramax Films for nine years.[2] While at Miramax, she worked on numerous films including Serendipity, starring John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale.[8] In 2004, Brenner produced the film Haven, a Cayman Islands crime drama featuring Orlando Bloom, Bill Paxton, and Zoe Saldana.[9] Brenner went on to work at Twentieth Century Fox as senior vice president, Production in 2005 and 2006.[10] After her time there, she was with Davis Entertainment and produced the science fiction film Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem.[11][12] In 2013, Brenner produced the film Dallas Buyers Club, a Focus Features drama featuring Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, and Jennifer Garner. This garnered her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Brenner appeared at #96 in The Hollywood Reporter's "Women in Entertainment 2012: Power 100."[13]

She is currently head of Mattel Films, which is working on feature films based on major Mattel properties including American Girl, Barbie, Hot Wheels, and View-Master.[14][15]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Fleming, Jr., Mike (September 8, 2015). "Robbie Brenner Leaving Relativity To Run The Firm's Film Division". Deadline. Retrieved 11 September 2015.
  2. ^ a b http://www.relativitymediallc.com/About.aspx
  3. ^ https://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/30/idUS195851406020110930
  4. ^ http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/relativity-promotes-tucker-tooley-robbie-242652
  5. ^ http://www.thewrap.com/movies/article/relativity-boosts-tucker-tooley-co-president-robbie-brenner-fill-his-position-31459
  6. ^ http://machinegunpreacher.org/movie/crew-bios
  7. ^ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1586752/fullcredits
  8. ^ http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/253784/Serendipity/credits
  9. ^ http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/301206/Haven/details
  10. ^ http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118043709
  11. ^ http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/352388/Aliens-vs-Predator-Requiem/credits
  12. ^ https://movies.yahoo.com/movie/aliens-vs-predator-requiem/credits.html
  13. ^ http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/lists/robbie-brenner-397180
  14. ^ https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/mattel-names-robbie-brenner-head-new-film-division-1140516
  15. ^ Kit, Boris (2019-02-27). "View-Master Movie In the Works at MGM and Mattel Films (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 25 March 2019.